About the Program
The Mathematics and Education with an Endorsement in Elementary Education (K-6) program prepares students for a career in education with a strong foundation in mathematics.
Students will receive a New Jersey Subject Area Certification in mathematics through this program, in addition to gaining real-world experiences by spending time in the classroom and learning how to navigate the needs of young children from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds.
- Introduction to Mathematical Reasoning
- History of Mathematics
- Foundations of Special Education: Development Across the Lifespan
- Classroom Management
- Methods of Teaching Elementary Mathematics
Our students have gone on to have successful careers in education with the assistance of Monmouth University’s extensive network of local school and district partnerships. At Monmouth, students are introduced to a variety of teaching environments and work with a diverse group of individuals, and small and large groups of students, making them more marketable upon graduation.
Undergraduate Research & Internships
Monmouth University students are immersed in the classroom as early as sophomore year and will have supervised clinical experience including 100 hours in the classroom.
Students have the opportunity to participate in the Teacher Residency Program, study abroad, Clinical Component Courses, Fieldwork for Clinical Experience and Component, Clinical Practice, applying for substitute teaching credentials, and our collaborative P-12 School Partnerships.